Marlene “Dutchie” L. Thomas 80 of St. Clairsville, Ohio, died Wednesday January 4, 2017 at Park Health in St. Clairsville, Ohio.
She was born August 18, 1936 a daughter of the late Harold and Martha (Thomas) Oberdick Snyder in Martins Ferry, Ohio.
Marlene was a Bereavement Coordinator for Community Home Care and Hospice and was a former Drug and Alcohol Counselor as well as a Social Worker. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Martins Ferry, Ohio and served as a former secretary and Sunday school teacher there. She was also a member of the Wheeling Eagles Women’s Auxiliary and a member of Lily Twig.
Marlene was preceded in death by her parents as well as a sister Jean Ellen Kobus.
She is survived by her daughters, Jody (Charles) Hill of St. Clairsville, Ohio and Darla Rae (Chris) Miller of Martins Ferry, Ohio. In addition she is survived by her brother Harold Snyder Jr. of Bellaire, Ohio and a grandson Shannon Logan Miller of Martins Ferry, Ohio as well as two special friends Nancy Mumley of St. Clairsville, Ohio and Phyllis Fonner of Warwood, WV along with several nieces and nephews and her friends at Perkins Restaurant and Bakery.
The family wishes to thank the staff of Liza’s Place for their kind and passionate care.
Family and friends will be received at the Beck-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 204 West Main Street in St. Clairsville, Ohio 43950 on Friday January 6, 2017 from 3 pm until time of service at 7 pm with Pastor Larry Lewis officiating.
Memorial contributions can be made to the First Baptist Church of Martins Ferry, 306 South 3rd Street Martins Ferry, Ohio 43935 or to Liza’s Place 308 Mount St Joseph Rd, Wheeling, WV 26003.
Share your thoughts and memories of Marlene with the family at www.beckaltmeyer.com